Barrie man facing impaired driving charge after Saturday night crash in Angus

Man accused of being impaired and having pot too close at hand

A Barrie man is up on impaired driving charges after a crash in Angus.

Nottawasaga OPP detachment got the call before midnight on Saturday of a two-vehicle crash on Mill Street approaching Brentwood Road in Angus. Police say a compact car and pickup truck collided.

After investigating what led to the crash, the driver of the compact was taken into police custody. Officers say the 25-year-old Barrie man is facing charges including impaired driving and having cannabis readily available while driving.